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Community Snapshot for Bernalillo County - Community Health Status Indicators

Overview

This county report provides counts and rates for the selected New Mexico County. It also provides confidence intervals, colored comparison symbols and New Mexico and U.S. values of the same measure whenever they are available. Please note that additional report content for each indicator may be found below the table. And if you are viewing this report online, clicking on the highlighted indicator name in the table will take you to the complete indicator report page for that measure.

Community Health Status Indicators

These are the Community Health Status Indicator reports. This online report format allows programs across the Department to update the report as soon as new data and information become available.
IndicatorCommunity DataComparison Values
Count/
Rate
Confidence Interval*Compared
to NM
New MexicoU.S.
- OUTCOMES -
Percentage of Live Born Infants With Low Birthweight, 2014-2016
(Percentage Low Birthweight)
Low birthweight infants are those weighing less than 2,500 grams (about 5.5 pounds). The low birthweight rate is the number of live births under 2,500 grams divided by the total number of live births over the same time period.
9.1% (8.7% - 9.5%) Community ranking8.8%8.2%
Teen Birth Rate for Girls Age 15-19, 2014-2016
(Births per 1,000 Girls in the Population)
Teen Birth Rate is the number of births to females in the age group per 1,000 of the age group female population.
25.2 (24.0 - 26.4) Community ranking33.620.3
Asthma Hospital Admissions Among Children (Ages 0-14 Years), 2008-2013
(Hospital Discharges per 10,000 Children Age 0-14)
An asthma hospitalization is an admission to the hospital by a New Mexico resident that occurs in state with asthma listed as the primary (first-listed) diagnosis. Asthma hospitalizations include those with ICD-9 codes 493.0-493.92.
17.1 (16 - 18.2) Community ranking17DNA
Alcohol-related Deaths, 2011-2015
(Deaths per 100,000 Population)
Alcohol-related death is defined as the total number of deaths attributed to alcohol per 100,000 population, age-adjusted to the U.S 2000 Standard Population. The alcohol-related death rates reported here are based on definitions and alcohol-attributable fractions from the CDC's Alcohol-Related Disease Impact (ARDI) website [http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/ardi/Homepage.aspx].
53 (50.6 - 55.5) Community ranking57.2**
Alcohol-related Chronic Disease Deaths, 2009-2013
(Deaths per 100,000 Population)
Alcohol-related chronic disease death is defined as the number of chronic disease deaths attributed to alcohol per 100,000 population. The alcohol-related chronic disease death rates reported here are based on definitions and alcohol-attributable fractions from the CDC's Alcohol-Related Disease Impact (ARDI) website (http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/ardi/Homepage.aspx).
24.3 (22.7 - 26) Community ranking25.2DNA
Alcohol-related Injury Deaths, 2009-2013
(Deaths per 100,000 Population)
Alcohol-related injury death is defined as the number of injury deaths attributed to alcohol per 100,000 population. The alcohol-related death rates reported here are based on definitions and alcohol-attributable fractions from the CDC's Alcohol-Related Disease Impact (ARDI) website (http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/ardi/Homepage.aspx).
24.4 (22.7 - 26.1) Community ranking27DNA
Deaths due to Drug Overdose, 2011-2015
(Drug Overdose Deaths per 100,000 Population)
Drug overdose death is defined as the number of deaths caused by drug overdose per 100,000 population. Drug overdose deaths are those in which drug overdose is the primary cause, whether unintentional or intentional. Includes ICD-10 codes X40-X44, X60-X64, X85, and Y10-Y14 for underlying cause of death.
27.5 (25.7 - 29.3) Community ranking24.7**
Heart Disease Deaths per 100,000 Population, 2014-2016
(Deaths per 100,000 Population - Age Adjusted)
Diseases of the heart include a variety of conditions that may affect different parts of the heart, including the blood supply, the heart muscle, the internal lining and valves, the conduction system, and the membrane that surrounds the heart. Common causes of death from diseases of the heart include myocardial infarction (heart attack), heart failure, and cardiac arrest.
138.0 (133.2 - 142.8) Community ranking143.8168.5
Stroke Deaths per 100,00 Population, 2014-2016
(Deaths per 100,000 Population - Age Adjusted)
Stroke Deaths per 100,000 population in New Mexico
36.3 (33.8 - 38.8) Community ranking33.837.6
Diabetes Death Rates, 2014-2016
(Age-adjusted Diabetes Deaths per 100,000 Population)
The diabetes death rate: the number of deaths attributed to diabetes per 100,000 people, age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. population.
20.0 (18.2 - 21.8) Community ranking26.221.3
Hospitalizations with Diabetes, 3-Year Age-adjusted Rolling Averages, 2007-2014
(Hospital Discharges per 10,000 Population)
The number of hospital inpatient discharges per 10,000 persons where diabetes, ICD9-CM codes 250.0 - 250.9, was either the primary or a contributing condition.
DNADNADNA
Average Annual Female Breast Cancer Deaths per 100,000 Females, 2012-2016
(Age-adjusted Breast Cancer Deaths per 100,000 Females)
Female Breast Cancer Deaths per 100,000 population (females) in New Mexico
19.2 (17.2 - 21.0) Community ranking18.7DNA
Average Annual Lung Cancer Deaths per 100,000 Population, 2012-2016
(Age-adjusted Lung Cancer Deaths per 100,000 Population)
Lung Cancer Deaths per 100,000 population in New Mexico
28.0 (26.3 - 29.8) Community ranking29.3DNA
Influenza and Pneumonia Deaths, 2012-2016
(Deaths per 100,000 Population - Age Adjusted)
Deaths from influenza and pneumonia (underlying cause with ICD10: J09-J18) per 100,000 population, age-adjusted.
12.8 (11.6 - 13.9) Community ranking14.215.2
Invasive Pneumococcal Disease - Persons Aged 65 Years and Older, 2012-2016
(Cases per 100,000 Population)
Rate per 100,000 of invasive pneumococcal disease in adults aged 65 years and older in New Mexico. Number of ''Streptococcus pneumoniae'' in New Mexico adults aged 65 years and older divided by the population of New Mexico residents adults aged 65 years and older x 100,000.
31.4 (26.4 - 36.4) Community ranking33.225
Chlamydia Cases per 100,000 Population, 2016
(Cases per 100,000 Population)
Chlamydia cases reported in the state of New Mexico per 100,000 population.
697.8 (678.0 - 717.5) Community ranking623.3DNA
Pertussis Cases per 100,000 Population, 2012-2016
(Cases per 100,000)
The number of probable and confirmed cases of Pertussis per 100,000 population (person-years at risk).
32.9 (31 - 34.8) Community ranking21.86.5
Unintentional Injury Death Rates, 2012-2016
(Deaths per 100,000 Population)
Deaths due to all causes of unintentional injury
59.8 (57.2 - 62.4) Community ranking65.343.2
Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Death Rates, 2012-2016
(Deaths per 100,000 Population)
The number of unintentional injury deaths due to motor vehicle traffic crashes per 100,000 population.
12.1 (10.9 - 13.3) Community ranking16.610.88
Fall-related Unintentional Injury Death Among Adults 65+ Years of Age, 2012-2016
(Deaths per 100,000 Population Age 65+)
Fall-related death rate is the number of unintentional injury deaths due to falls in persons age 65 years or older, per 100,000 population age 65 years or older.
103.5 (94.4 - 112.6) Community ranking90.059.6
Suicide Deaths, 2011-2015
(Age-Adjusted Deaths per 100,000 Population)
The suicide death rate is defined as the number of deaths attributed to suicide per 100,000 population.
20.3 (18.8 - 21.8) Community ranking21.2DNA
Suicide Among Youth Age 10-24 Years, New Mexico, 2009-2013, and U.S., 2013
(Deaths per 100,000 Population)
The youth suicide death rate is defined as the number of deaths attributed to suicide among persons 10-24 years per 100,000 of the age group population.
15.1 (12.2 - 18) Community ranking14.98.1
Child Abuse Allegations, State Fiscal Years 2014-2016
(Ratio per 1,000 Children)
The ratio of substantiated victims or allegations of child abuse per 1,000 children under age 18.
22.6 (21.9 - 23.3) Community ranking22.3DNA
Frequent Mental Distress (past 30 days), 2012-2014
(Percentage with Frequent Mental Distress)
Percentage of NM residents 18 years or older experiencing "Frequent Mental Distress," defined as answering 6 days or more to the question, "Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions, for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental health NOT good?"
18.3% (16.8% - 19.9%) Community ranking18.1%16.7%
Youth With Persistent Feelings of Sadness and Hopelessness in the Past Year, Grades 9 - 12, 2015
(Percentage Feeling Sad/Hopeless)
Percentage of students grades 9-12 in a NM public school who felt so sad or hopeless almost every day for two weeks or more in a row that they stopped doing some usual activities during the past 12 months.
33.0% (30.8% - 35.2%) Community ranking32.5%29.9%
General Health Status: Self-reported Fair or Poor Health, 2013-2015
(Percentage in Fair/Poor Health)
Percentage of adults aged 18 years and older who reported fair or poor general health.
19.0% (17.4% - 20.8%) Community ranking20.8%16.5%
Life Expectancy From Birth, 2014-2016
(Life Expectancy from Birth (Number of Years))
Life expectancy is an estimate of the expected average number of years of life (or a person's age at death) for individuals who were born into a particular population.
78.9 (78.8 - 78.9) Community ranking77.878.8
- RISK AND RESILIENCY FACTORS -
Adults With Recommended Physical Activity, 2011, 2013, 2015
(Percentage with Recommended Activity)
Among adults, the proportion who engage in aerobic physical activity of at least moderate intensity for at least 150 minutes/week, or 75 minutes/week of vigorous intensity, or an equivalent combination.
55.7% (53.7% - 57.7%) Community ranking56.0%51.0%
Adolescent Physical Activity, 2013
(Percentage with Daily Activity)
Students who were physically active for a total of at least 60 minutes per day
26.3% (23.5% - 29.4%) Community ranking31.1%27.1%
Percentage of Adults Who Reported Consuming 5+ Fruits and Vegetables Each Day, 2011, 2013, 2015
(Percentage Consuming Five a Day)
Percentage of adults who report consuming fruits and vegetables five or more times per day.
18.6% (17.1% - 20.2%) Community ranking17.9%DNA
Percentage of Adolescents Who Ate Five or More Servings of Fruits and Vegetables Daily, 2013
(Percentage Consuming Five a Day)
Percentage of high school students who ate five or more servings of fruits or vegetables per day
21.0% (18.4% - 23.9%) Community ranking22.5%DNA
Obesity Among Adults, 2012-2015
(Percentage Who Were Obese)
The adult obesity prevalence is reported as the percent of BRFSS respondents whose self-reported height and weight corresponds to a Body Mass Index (BMI) equal to or greater than 30.0.
25.4% (23.8% - 27.0%) Community ranking28.8%29.8%
Obesity Among Adolescents, 2015
(Percentage Who Were Obese)
The percentage of YRRS respondents whose self-reported height and weight corresponding to a Body Mass Index (BMI) equal to or greater than the 95th percentile for their age and sex.
13.1% (10.9% - 15.6%) Community ranking15.6%13.9%
Food Insecurity Rate, 2014
(Percentage in Food Insecure Households)
Food insecurity refers to USDA's measure of lack of access, at times, to enough food for an active, healthy life for all household members and limited or uncertain availability of nutritionally adequate foods. Food insecure households are not necessarily food insecure all the time. Food insecurity may reflect a household?s need to make trade-offs between important basic needs, such as housing or medical bills, and purchasing nutritionally adequate foods.
15.8%DNA17.2%15.4%
Adult Smoking Prevalence, 2014-2016 (Combined)
(Percentage Current Smokers)
A current smoker is defined as a person 18 years or older who has smoked more than 100 cigarettes in his or her lifetime and currently smokes every day or some days.
18.0% (16.1% - 20.1%) Community ranking17.9%DNA
Youth Cigarette Smoking Prevalence, 2015
(Percentage Current Smokers)
A current smoker is defined as a youth in grades 9-12 in a NM public high school who smoked cigarettes on one or more days in the past month.
8.7% (7.1% - 10.7%) Community ranking11.4%10.8%
Youth With a Caring and Supportive Relationship in the Family, 2011
(Percentage of Students)
Students in grades 9-12 who reported that they had a parent or some other adult in the home who was interested in them, talked with them about their problems, and listened to them when they had something to say.
49.0% (45.5% - 52.5%) Community ranking48.2%DNA
- SERVICES AND SYSTEMS -
Health Insurance Coverage, 2015
(Percentage Uninsured)
The percentage of New Mexicans with and without health insurance coverage, and by type of coverage at the time of the survey.
11.9% (10.5% - 13.3%) Community ranking13.1%10.9%
Prenatal Care in the First Trimester, 2016
(Percentage with First Trimester Prenatal Care)
The percentage of live births in the reporting period for which prenatal care was received in the first trimester.
68.3% (67.2% - 69.3%) Community ranking63.4%77.2%
Immunization - Influenza Vaccination, Adults Age 65+, 2011-2015
(Percentage Immunized)
The estimated percentage of New Mexico adults age 65 and older with a current influenza immunization as reported by the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.
62.1% (59.4% - 64.7%) Community ranking57.3%61.3%
Medicaid Enrollment, Average Monthly Medicaid Eligibles as a Percentage of the Population, Fiscal Year 2013
(Percentage of Persons)
The monthly percentage of the population enrolled in Medicaid, averaged over the months in the measurement period.
13.5% (13.4% - 13.6%) n/a14.6%DNA
Estimated Percentage of Women Ages 50-74 Years Who Have Had a Mammogram Within the Past Two Years, 2012, 2014 & 2016
(Percentage with Mammography)
Estimated percentage of New Mexican women ages 50-74 years who have had a mammogram in the past two years (i.e., current with breast cancer screening recommendations). A mammogram is an X-ray picture of the breast. Health care providers use a mammogram to look for early signs of breast cancer.
75.1 (71.8 - 78.1) Community ranking72.2DNA
Population per Primary Care Physician,, 2015
(Population per Primary Care Physician)
The number of persons in the population for each primary care physician.
726 (680 - 773) Community ranking1,012DNA
Percentage of Adults Who Had a Dental Visit in the Past 12 Months, 2014 & 2016 (Combined)
(Percentage Who Had a Dental Visit)
Percentage of adults who last visited a dentist or a dental clinic in the last 12 months. Visits may have been for any reason, including visits to dental specialists, such as orthodontists.
65.8%DNA61.7%DNA
- POPULATION CHARACTERISTICS -
Children Under Age 18 Living in Poverty, 2015
(Percentage of Children Age 0-17 in Poverty)
The estimated number and percentage of children under age 18 living in households with income below the federal poverty level.
25.0% (22.4% - 27.6%) Community ranking27.2%20.7%
Percentage Non-White (American Indian + Asian + Black + Hispanic), 2015
(Percentage of the Total Population)
The percentage of the population by race/ethnicity categories.
59.4% (59.3% - 59.5%) n/a60.8%DNA
New Mexico High School Graduation Rates, 2015-2016 Four Year Cohort
(Graduation Rate)
The rate of students who began high school as a 9th grader and who then proceeded to graduate from high school 4 years later. In the case of transfers between school districts, a student's outcome was proportionally distributed among all school districts contributing to that student's outcome. The New Mexico Public Education Department calls this the Shared Accountability model.
67.0%DNA71.0%83.0%
The Percentage of Adults Age 25 or Over Who Have a Bachelor's Degree or Higher, 2011-2015
(Percentage of Adults Age 25+ with Bachelor's Degree or Higher)
The percentage of adults age 25 years and older who have a bachelor's degree or higher.
32.3% (31.7% - 32.9%) Community ranking26.1%18.7%
Percentage Unemployed, 2016
(Percentage Unemployed)
The percentage of the civilian labor force that was not employed and seeking employment. See Data Interpretation Issues for more information about the definition of employed versus unemployed persons.
5.8% (5.7% - 5.9%) Community ranking6.7%4.9%
Percentage of the Population Age 65 and Over, 2016
(Percentage Age 65+)
The percentage of the population that is older adults.
15.2% (15.2% - 15.3%) n/a16.5%15.2%

- Key to Symbols -
*For information on confidence intervals, see the NM-IBIS glossary in the "Resources and Help" section.
**Data were suppressed to protect privacy.
The community is performing BETTER than the state, and the difference is statistically significant.
The community value is the same or ABOUT THE SAME as the state. Differences are not statistically significant.
The community is performing WORSE than the state, and the difference is statistically significant.
DNAEither the comparison value or confidence interval data are not available.
n/aNot Applicable: This indicator has no target direction.

The community value is considered statistically significantly different from the state value if the state value is outside the range of the community's 95% confidence interval. If the community's data or 95% confidence interval information is not available, a blank gauge image will be displayed with the message, "missing information."

NOTE: In this report, the assessment of whether a community is better or worse is based solely on the statistical difference between the community and state values. When selecting priority health issues to work on, a community should take into account additional factors such as how much improvement could be made, the U.S. value, the statistical stability of the community number, the severity of the health condition, and whether the difference is clinically significant.


Table Footnotes


Birth Outcomes - Low Birthweight

  • Data Sources. Birth Certificate Data, Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/12/2017

Teen Birth Rate

  • Data Sources. Birth Certificate Data, Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/12/2017

Asthma Hospitalizations

  • Data Sources. Hospital Inpatient Discharge Data, New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Data Source: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 10/27/2014

Alcohol - Alcohol-Related Death

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 03/10/2017

Alcohol: Alcohol-related Chronic Disease Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Data Source: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 11/26/2014

Alcohol: Alcohol-related Injury Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Data Source: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 11/26/2014

Drug Overdose Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 03/10/2017

Cardiovascular Disease - Heart Disease Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/10/2017

Cardiovascular Disease - Stroke Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/19/2017

Diabetes Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/08/2017

Diabetes Hospitalizations

  • Data Sources. Hospital Inpatient Discharge Data, New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/09/2017

Cancer Deaths - Breast Cancer

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/17/2017

Cancer Deaths - Lung Cancer

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/17/2017

Influenza and Pneumonia Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    U.S. Data: National Vital Statistics System (NVSS), National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/15/2017

Chlamydia Rates

  • Data Sources. Patient Reporting Investigating Surveillance Manager, Infectious Disease Bureau, New Mexico Department of Health
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/12/2017

Pertussis

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Data Source, 2006 and later: New Mexico Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NM-EDSS), Infectious Disease Epidemiology Bureau, New Mexico Department of Health.
    New Mexico Data Source, 2005 and earlier: National Electronic Telecommunications System for Surveillance (NETSS), Infectious Disease Epidemiology Bureau, New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/30/2017

Invasive Pneumococcal Disease - Persons Aged 65 Years and Older

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Data Source, 2006 and later: New Mexico Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NM-EDSS), Infectious Disease Epidemiology Bureau, New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/25/2017

Injury - Unintentional Injury Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/27/2016

Injury - Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    National data downloaded from the Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS).
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/27/2016

Injury - Older Adult Falls Deaths

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, CDC WONDER Online Database (http://wonder.cdc.gov).
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/27/2017

Suicide Death

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    New Mexico Population Estimates: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 11/29/2016

Suicide Death - Youth, 10-24 Years

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Data Source: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 01/20/2015

Child Abuse and Neglect

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department, PO Drawer 5160 Santa Fe, NM 87502-5160. Phone: (505)827-8400. Website: www.cyfd.org.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 04/10/2017

Mental Health - Youth Feeling Sad/Hopeless

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, New Mexico Department of Health and Public Education Department.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/19/2017

Mental Health - Adult Self-reported Frequent Mental Distress

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/24/2015

General Health Status

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 12/28/2016

Life Expectancy From Birth

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
    U.S. Data: National Vital Statistics System (NVSS), National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/27/2016

Physical Activity - Adult Prevalence

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 12/29/2016

Physical Activity - Adolescent Prevalence

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, New Mexico Department of Health and Public Education Department.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 11/26/2014

Nutrition - Adult Fruit and Vegetable Consumption

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 12/29/2016

Nutrition - Adolescent Fruit and Vegetable Consumption

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, New Mexico Department of Health and Public Education Department.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 11/26/2014

Food Insecurity

  • Data Sources. Feeding America, Map the Meal Gap Report. Downloaded from http://www.feedingamerica.org/hunger-in-america.
    New Mexico Population Estimates: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 12/30/2016

Obesity - Adult Prevalence

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 01/12/2017

Obesity - Adolescent Prevalence

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, New Mexico Department of Health and Public Education Department.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 02/08/2017

Tobacco Use - Adult Smoking Prevalence

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/03/2017

Tobacco Use - Youth Smoking Prevalence

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, New Mexico Department of Health and Public Education Department.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 12/22/2016

Caring and Supportive Relationship in the Family

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, New Mexico Department of Health and Public Education Department.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 10/12/2013

Health Insurance Coverage

  • Data Sources. U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, http://www.census.gov/did/www/sahie/data/interactive/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/20/2017

Prenatal Care in the First Trimester

  • Data Sources. Birth Certificate Data, Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
    U.S. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics. http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/11/2017

Immunization - Influenza Vaccination, Adults Age 65+

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 12/16/2016

Cancer Screening - Mammography

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/18/2017

Medicaid Enrollment

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Human Services Department, Income Support Division, Benefit Delivery and Data Reporting Bureau, Monthly Statistical Report, www.hsd.state.nm.us/ise/reports.html.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/16/2013

Health Care Access - Primary Care Physicians Compared to Population Size

  • Data Sources. University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/22/2017

Oral Health - Annual Dental Visits Among Adults

  • Data Sources. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, together with New Mexico Department of Health, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 09/07/2017

New Mexico Population - Poverty Among Children Under Age 18

  • Data Sources. U.S. Census Bureau, Data Integration Division, Small Area Estimates Branch, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (SAIPE). http://www.census.gov/did/www/saipe/
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/03/2017

New Mexico Population Demographics - Race/Ethnicity

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Population Estimates: Geospatial and Population Studies Program, University of New Mexico. http://bber.unm.edu/bber_research_demPop.html.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 12/28/2016

Public Education - High School Graduation Rate

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Public Education Department, Jerry Apodaca Education Building, 300 Don Gaspar, Santa Fe NM 87501. Phone: (505)827-5800. Website: www.ped.state.nm.us.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/24/2017

New Mexico Population Demographics - Education, Bachelor's Degree or Higher

  • Data Sources. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey. http://factfinder.census.gov.
    Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 01/03/2017

Unemployment Rate

  • Data Sources. New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions, 401 Broadway NE, Albuquerque NM 87102. Phone: (505)841-8645. Website: www.dws.state.nm.us.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 07/19/2017

New Mexico Population - Age 65+

  • Data Sources. Population Estimates: University of New Mexico, Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program, http://gps.unm.edu/.
  • Date Indicator Content Last Updated. 08/02/2017

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